DevWeek 2012
DevWeek 2012
Written by Alex Armstrong   
Wednesday, 01 February 2012

Now in its 15th year, DevWeek 2012, the UK’s biggest independent conference for software developers, DBAs and IT architects, takes place March 26-30.

This years event in the Barbican Conference Centre in Central London features over 100 in-depth technical sessions and workshops on a wide range of key topics for .NET and SQL developers, including many that are cutting edge and breaking news.

With Microsoft being so "careful" about releasing information on WinRT and the future of .NET, WP8, ASP.NET and so on, perhaps it is even more important to find out what many "insiders" think about the currrent turmoil and revolution. 





In this year's opening Technical Keynote, See it. Touch it. Live It, Dave Wheeler will look at the topic that is of most concern to every Microsoft programmer - Windows 8, Metro and WinRT.

After this session, the conference proceeds with eight tracks plus a ninth Microsoft tech.days track in which speakers from Microsoft and its partners present content on Windows Phone, Windows Azure, Visual Studio 2011 and of course more on Windows 8.

DevWeek starts and ends with two sets of full-day workshops (Monday, March 26 and Friday, March 30). This year's pre-conference topics are on ASP.NET MVC applications, HTML5, Metro, Windows Azure, New features in SQL Server 2012, mobile app development, asynchronous code with C#, agile  development and design patterns.

Post-conference workshops include one on unit testing, Scrum, SharePoint 2010, LINQ and the Entity Framework and several on software architecture, for more information visit the DevWeek website.

Speakers and delegates have a wide geographical spread with many travelling to London from the US, Scandinavia and Europe as well as from every part of the UK.

You can book the workshops separately from the main conference or book a universal pass for all five days. Register before March 2nd to save up to £100.



More Information

DevWeek 2012

DevWeek Brochure (pdf)




blog comments powered by Disqus


To be informed about new articles on I Programmer, subscribe to the RSS feed, follow us on Google+, Twitter, Linkedin or Facebook or sign up for our weekly newsletter.



Best Laid Plans of Lions and Men

Can a man survive a lion attack by two lions? The answer is yes if the question is about mathematics and not real lions. This is almost a classic mathematical conundrum. 

Ubuntu Drops Phone, Unity8 And Convergence

Canonical and its Ubuntu are a powerful force in the Linux world and it seemed to be heading in the direction of creating something that might shake up both Apple and Google with its Ubuntu phone and  [ ... ]

More News

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 28 February 2012 )

RSS feed of news items only
I Programmer News
Copyright © 2017 All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.